Soccer Superstars

  • Interest Level: Grade 2 - Grade 5
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

Meet the best players and most successful stars in the world's most popular game! Along with international big names, this book features top U.S. players, too!

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978-1-61473-615-8
$38.95
Interest Level Grade 2 - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Nonfiction
Category Language Arts
Copyright 2007
Publisher The Child's World, Inc.
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2006-08-01
BISACS JNF024120, JNF054000, JNF016000
Dewey 796.334092
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.5
Guided Reading Level Q
ATOS Reading Level 4.4
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 109569
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Educational front/back matter, Glossary of key words, Index, Informative sidebars, Reviewed, Sources for further research, Suggested websites, and Table of contents
Online Resources Major League Soccer
Fédération Internationale de Football Association (Fifa)
U.S. Soccer.com
  • CHAPTER 1 World Champs!
  • CHAPTER 2 Superstars of Europe
  • CHAPTER 3 A Big World of Soccer
  • Glossary
  • Find Out More
  • Index
Author: James Buckley Jr.

James Buckley, Jr., has written more than 60 sports books for young people, including more than a dozen on football, including Eyewitness Football, Eyewitness Super Bowl, and America's Greatest Game. The latter was a Library Journal Top 10 Sports Book for 1998. He has also written about baseball, hockey, soccer, the Olympics, and other sports. He was the editor of a children's magazine and was an editor and writer for Sports Illustrated and NFL Publishing. He is currently editorial director of the Shoreline Publishing Group, which is producing the new series The Child's World of the NFL.

Reviews

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